Capra's films are known for being upbeat and sometimes cheesy, but beneath the surface are rather dark stories of American corruption.
For typography experts like Thomas Phinney, the history of the printed word is crucial to weeding out fraud.
The Cornell Collection of Blaschka Invertebrate Models includes hundreds of glass models of sea creatures, making it both a teaching tool and a metaphor.
Demons and artists, it seems, pull from the same bag of tricks. They take ordinary matter and transform it into something more wondrous, more terrifying.